Primary Purpose of Position
The Job Location and Development (JLD) Program is a federally funded program designed to help students find part time employment. The goal of this program is to help students identify part-time jobs that complement their academic and career goals. Job opportunities are made available to all students, whether they are eligible for need-based driven financial aid or not.
The JLD Coordinator serves four primary roles: 1) advising and counseling students interested in securing an experiential opportunity while attending North Carolina A&T State University (N.C. A&T); 2) developing relationships with employers interested in hiring N.C. A&T students for part-time and FWS positions; 3) generating reports as required by the JLD Program; and 4) serving as a member of the Experiential Learning Team.
The JLD Coordinator reports to the Assistant Director for Experiential Learning. The position is funded through N.C. A&T Federal Work Study Program.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The mission of the Office of Career Services (OCS) is to provide centralized, comprehensive, and progressive interdisciplinary programs, services, and resources to prepare A&T undergraduates, graduate students, and alumni (two-years post-graduation) for the achievement of personal, professional, and career development that meet the needs of a global society.
- Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of one year of student employment or other related experience.
- Ability to multi-task and work in a dynamic deadline driven environment.
- An above average ability to problem solve while using excellent customer service and communication skills.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills required as well as attention to detail and good data entry skills.
- Must have proficiency in Microsoft Suite and Adobe applications and have the ability to market events through social media.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education
- 2+ years of demonstrated experience
- Demonstrated knowledge of Career Services Software (i.e., Handshake)